"London: Spottiswoodes and Shaw"--Verso of half title, v. 1
Some of the colored plates signed "C. Hullmandel's patent lithotint."
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Zimmer, J.T. Ayer Lib.
SCNHRB has one complete copy, and a fragment of another
SCNHRB c. 1 (39088015709777) had copies of certain pages laid-in as they were issued in 1844, before changes were made to the final printed versions in 1849. Items now filed separately. Please consult Cullman librarian for access
SCNHRB c. 1 (39088015709777, 39088015709819, 39088015709850) has occasional pencilled notes and markings to text. Pages numbered in ms
SCNHRB c. 1 has bookplate of the Library of Congress, Smithsonian Deposit
SCNHRB c. 1 stamped on half titles: By transfer Dec 4 1918. Stamped in red on t.p.s: Smithsonian Institution [acc. no.] 530369
SCNHRB c. 1 quarter-bound in black sheepskin and blue cloth boards, marbled endpapers, gilt edges; v. 2 & 3 housed in linen-covered drop-back boxes
SCNHRB c. 2 (39088015709892) in of part I only, as issued; 3 leaves, 1 leaf of plates
SCNHRB c. 2 stamped on original front cover: Library, U.S. National Museum Smithsonian Institution Mar 3 1882 [ms. acc. no.] 124828
SCNHRB c. 2 bound in green paper boards, black-cloth spine; originial blue printed paper wrappers of part I bound-in